The price of WTI crude oil traded above $ 70 per barrel for the first time since October 2018, according to trading data on the ICE exchange. By 22:00, July futures on WTI reached $ 70.08, an increase of 1.228%.
The price of August Brent crude oil futures grew by 1.175%. Brent price reached $ 72.33.
The ruble price of Russian oil Urals rose for the second week in a row. It exceeded 5.1 thousand rubles. per barrel. The cost increased by 6.5% amid stronger growth in dollar prices and the strengthening of the ruble.
Economic Forecast for June 2021